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Runic Dictionary

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U 289 (U289) - Vik

inscription; date not specified; not skaldic;

Sweden: Uppland
Location: Vik, Hammarby sn, Vallentuna hd;
Swedish map: X:1620333 Y:6603189
Google maps: 59.5317,17.932
RAÄ: Hammarby 120:1

Samnordisk runtextdatabas:
siglum: U 289 
place: Vik 
parish: Hammarby sn 
district: Vallentuna hd 
placement:  
coordinates: 6603189:1620333 
original place?:  
new coords:  
RAÄ number: 120 [objektid=10002801200001] 
rune types:  
cross form: A4; B1; C6, C7; D1; E3; F3; 0 
period/dating:
style group: Pr3 
inscriber:  
material/object: runsten, granit 
other:  
reference:  
image link:  
rune text: ...r × auk hulm[fastr × litu × risa stina × iftiʀ ×] (h)ulmkiʀ × faþur × sin trink hifan 
old west norse: ... ok Holmfastr létu reisa steina eptir Holmgeir, fǫður sinn, dreng hæfan. 
original language: ... ok Holmfastr letu ræisa stæina æftiR HolmgæiR, faður sinn, dræng hæfan. 
english: ... and Holmfastr had the stones raised in memory of Holmgeirr, their father, a competent valiant man.  
User-contributed fields:
references to women (MZ):  
magic category (CO):  
magic attitude (CO): neutral 
invocation to (DD):  
object (PC): runestone 
material (PC): stone, granite 
object/material translation (PC): runestone, granite 

other readings/interpretations

Nottingham rune dictionary words: drængr - faðir - hǽfr - lata - ok - ræisa - sinn - stæinn - æftir

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